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Meet The Team

Meet Our Brandon, FL Dental Team

We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment. Our staff is trained and skilled, and we strive to provide energetic and fun-loving service to each patient. Each member of our team has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay abreast of the very latest in technology and advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars. If you would like to schedule an appointment with our amazing Brandon, FL dental team, contact us today!

Eliza Nava

Business Administrator

Eliza is a Chicago native and has been in the dental field for over 15 years. She is truly in a position that she loves and has made Florida her home. She enjoys reading and spending time with her husband and three children. She has traded city living to a life in the country and all the beauty that comes with it. 


Linda Brown, R.D.A.

Registered Dental Assistant/ Patient Coordinator

Linda, Dr. Gordillo's assistant, received her degree in Southern California in 1994. She lives in Brandon, FL. with her husband, Justin, her two boys, William, Jose. Linda is active in her church and enjoys singing, boating and spending time with her family. 


Jacquelyn (Jae) Anderson Jack, EFDA

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant /Orthodontic Assistant

Jae earned her degree in Palm Beach in 1990 and is Dr. Gordillo's assistant. She's worked alongside Dr. Gordillo since 2011.  She lives in Valrico with her husband and three boys. In her free time she enjoys traveling, working on her butterfly garden and being with her family.

 

 


Karen Barron, R.D.A.

Registered Dental Assistant

Karen is a third generation Tampa native and still resides in Tampa. She has an adult daughter of whom she is very proud of! Karen has over 20 years of dental experience and several of them are in pediatrics. She enjoys spending time at the beach and traveling. 


Lori Meyer, R.D.H.

Registered Dental Hygienist

Lori has lived in Valrico for over 20 years. She has three kids, "all grown and flown." Lori always knew she wanted to be a dental hygienist since the age of 5. Her grandfather was a dentist. She feels her "calling" came from visiting his office as a child. Lori started dental assisting  at the age of 16 and graduated from Miami-Dade Hygiene Program. Lori has been with Dental Laser Center for 18 years and believes that her patients are like family. Lori loves the beach,"putzing" with her plants,  and going to the movies. She spends as much time with her kids as their busy schedules permit and sees her children as her greatest accomplishment.   


Lisa Perez, R.D.H.

Registered Dental Hygienist

Lisa spent five years in the Navy, and was a dental assistant for more than 15 years. In 2003, she earned her degree in dental hygiene from St. Petersburg College. Lisa lives with her husband Marcelo, daughter Desiree, and her dogs, Snickers and Charlie, in Valrico, FL. In her spare time, she enjoys dancing salsa and traveling to different places.


Nancy Knowles, R.D.H

Registered Dental Hygienist

Nancy lives in Valrico with her Boxer Tatum. She graduated dental hygiene school in Wichita Falls, TX in 1984. She previously worked as a dental assistant for 11 years. She enjoys kayaking and cooking. 


Carolyn Miller, R.D.H.

Registered Dental Hygienist

Carolyn earned her Associate of Science degree in dental hygiene from Palm Beach Junior College in 1972. Carolyn and her husband have two sons. A Tampa native, she enjoys gardening, bicycling, reading and playing with her black lab, Jet.